Trial against Dishon delayed until January

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By Thomas Barr

 SHEPHERDSVILLE - A trial involving sex abuse allegations against a man who has also been accused of the 1999 murder of his niece has been delayed.

With discovery still not received from the commonwealth, defense attorney Kara Lewis requested a continuance in the trial against Stanley Dishon.

Assistant commonwealth attorney Mike Ferguson did not oppose the delay.

The new trial date for Dishon will be Jan. 28 with a pre-trial hearing set for Jan. 15.

Dishon is being tried on allegations of sexual abuse in the 1980s. 

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